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De Gray Name Meaning

Possibly a respelling of Dutch de Graeye, which Debrabandere suggests could be an adaptation of French Legraye, a variant of Legré, from Old French gré ‘Greek’, with fused definite article le; alternatively, it could be an altered form of Dutch De Grave.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: De Gruy, De Graw, De Hay, Dubray, De Haan, Leray, De Graaf, De Grace

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De Gray Family Origin

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De Gray Family Occupations

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  • Coachman

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Gents Furnis

    13%
  • Hatter

    13%

In 1880, the most common De Gray occupation in the USA was Coachman. 13% of De Gray's were Coachmans. A less common occupation for the De Gray family was Hatter. Coachman, Farmer and Gents Furnis were the top 3 reported jobs worked by De Gray.

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